Nigerian Army threatens decisive action against arsonists, killers in Benue, Taraba and Adamawa states

The Nigerian Army has warned arsonist and killers in Benue, Taraba and Adamawa states to desist from their acts or “face decisive action by troops. A statement by Brigadier-General Texas Chukwu, the Director of Army Public Relations, said the army and other security agencies were already working assiduously to identify and arrest all those involved in those acts “regardless of their disposition in the society, including government functionaries”.

Brigadier-General Chukwu said the attention of the army had been drawn to the continued disturbing, senseless killings and wanton destruction of properties in the three states and “strongly warns the perpetrators of these crimes to desist forthwith”.